sheugh

sheugh

[shookh] Scot. and North England.
noun
1.
a furrow, ditch, or trench.
verb (used with object)
2.
to plow or dig (a furrow, ditch, etc.).
Also, sheuch [shookh] .


Origin:
1495–1505; N dialectal variant of sough2

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sheuch or sheugh (ʃuːx, ʃʌx, ʃuːx, ʃʌx)
 
n
dialect (Scot) a ditch or trough
 
[dialect variant of sough²]
 
sheugh or sheugh
 
n
 
[dialect variant of sough²]

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